"single highest selling month" for PS3s and its games since it launched, all thanks to December 2009.
PlayStation Network meanwhile celebrated too, having its "single highest revenue month", with Final Fantasy VIII topping the download chart.
Patrick Seybold of SCEA said December gone was "the single highest selling month for PS3 hardware and software since its launch in the US," seeing a 90 percent hardware and 60 percent software jump from December '08, reports .
He added that PSN also had its "single highest revenue month, jumping 155% from December 2008 in North America." Q-Games' PixelJunk Shooter came in second behind FFVIII as the most downloaded PSN bought title of the month.
NPD are soon to release their hardware sales tabulations for us all to gorp at.